Northeast Florida — 2A-District 4 Pacesetter
Name: Matt Pickett.
School, grade & weight class: Bartram Trail, senior, 138.
Accomplishments: Went 1-2 at the 2A state tournament in Kissimmee after winning districts two weeks prior and finishing third at regions.
Favorite food: Pizza.
Favorite restaurant: Cici’s.
Favorite TV show: Breaking Bad.
Favorite movie: Talladega Nights.
Favorite subject in school: Lunch.
Favorite college/university: Florida State University.
Favorite wrestler: Hulk Hogan.
Favorite athlete (non-wrestler): Dalvin Cook.
Best tournament/dual experience: First year at states.
Favorite thing about wrestling: Winning.
Least favorite thing about wrestling: Making weight.
When I’m not wrestling, I am most likely… : At the beach.
Coach Chad Parker on Pickett: “Very proud of the way he matured and became a leader on the team. He came a long way in two years, from a .500 wrestler to a two-time state qualifier. It’s a testament to him buying in to new coaching and his work ethic.”
Parents: Len & Dawn Pickett.
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